Sad news: Ferdinand Porsche, creator of the 911, has died…

The father of the modern-day sportcar icon, the 911, has died today at the age of 76. Handbrakes & Hairpins offers its condolences to the family and friends of this wise and popular man. A full news report is available here: http://bloom.bg/HiULpk. A sad day for rally fans, and the greater motoring world, today.

John Lloyd is no stranger to Tuthill Porsche: he finished fourth on the 2005 Safari in a Tuthill 911 - Picture by Tuthill Porsche.